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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[New Hampshire]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Coös County, New Hampshire|Coös]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Millsfield'''  
 
''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[New Hampshire]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Coös County, New Hampshire|Coös]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Millsfield'''  
  
'''Millsfield''' is an unincorporated territory (township) first organized in 1774 in Grafton County, but since 1803 is in Coös County, New Hampshire.<ref>Michael J. Leclerc, ''Genealogist's Handbook for New England Research'', 5th ed. (Boston, Mass.: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2012), 278. {{WorldCat|779626228|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1967587|item|disp=FHL Book 974 D27g 2012}}.</ref> It is roughly the size of a town, but has a relatively low population. In 2010 the population was 23.<ref>[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Millsfield,_New_Hampshire Millsfield, New Hampshire] in ''Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia'' (accessed 25 May 2013).</ref>  
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'''Millsfield''' is an unincorporated territory (township) first organized in 1774 in Grafton County, but since 1803 was set off into Coös County, New Hampshire.<ref>Michael J. Leclerc, ''Genealogist's Handbook for New England Research'', 5th ed. (Boston, Mass.: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2012), 278. {{WorldCat|779626228|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1967587|item|disp=FHL Book 974 D27g 2012}}.</ref> It is roughly the size of a town, but has a relatively low population. In 2010 the population was 23.<ref>[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Millsfield,_New_Hampshire Millsfield, New Hampshire] in ''Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia'' (accessed 25 May 2013).</ref>  
  
'''Records'''. No town meetings are held, and no town meeting minutes are kept in unincorporated territories. No record-keeping official is appointed. The county registrar of deeds should have the territory's land records. Nearby towns in the county '''''may&nbsp;''''' keep a few historical facts about some of the people who have lived in nearby territories.  
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'''Records'''. Town records and some land records from 1778 to 1823 are preserved at the State Capitol Building in [[Concord, New Hampshire]]. Also, a microfilm copy is available from the Family History Library on {{FHL|284078|item|disp=0015230 Item 2}}.  
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The county registrar of deeds should have the territory's land records. Nearby towns in the county '''''may&nbsp;''''' keep a few historical facts about some of the people who have lived in nearby territories.  
  
 
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Revision as of 13:19, 27 May 2013

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Millsfield is an unincorporated territory (township) first organized in 1774 in Grafton County, but since 1803 was set off into Coös County, New Hampshire.[1] It is roughly the size of a town, but has a relatively low population. In 2010 the population was 23.[2]

Records. Town records and some land records from 1778 to 1823 are preserved at the State Capitol Building in Concord, New Hampshire. Also, a microfilm copy is available from the Family History Library on 0015230 Item 2.

The county registrar of deeds should have the territory's land records. Nearby towns in the county may  keep a few historical facts about some of the people who have lived in nearby territories.

References

  1. Michael J. Leclerc, Genealogist's Handbook for New England Research, 5th ed. (Boston, Mass.: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2012), 278. At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 974 D27g 2012.
  2. Millsfield, New Hampshire in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia (accessed 25 May 2013).

Adjacent towns and townships: Coös Co.:  Dixville | Dummer | Errol | Erving's Location | Odell | Wentworth's Location